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Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc.: Raising estimates on strong outlook for home improvement

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Fortune Brands Home & Security, based in Deerfield, Illinois, became an independent public company on October 3, 2011, when it separated from its former parent Fortune Brands. FBHS generated $6.09 billion in 2020 sales, with 41% coming from the Kitchen & Bath Cabinetry division, mainly from MasterBrand Cabinets; 36% from the Plumbing & Accessories segment, which produces faucets, kitchen sinks, and other accessories, largely under the Moen brand; and 23% from the Doors & Security division which is now called Outdoors & Security. Approximately 50% of sales came from the U.S. repair & remodel market, 23% from the U.S. new construction market, 10% from multi-family housing & commercial, and 16% from international markets.

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Analyst Profile

Chris Graja, CFA

Senior Analyst: Retail
Chris covers the Consumer sector for Argus. He was the #1 Stock Picker in the Household Durables sector, winning the 2019 StarMine U.S. Analyst award from Refinitiv. He was the #1 Stock Picker in Food and Staples Retailing, winning back-to-back U.S. Analyst Awards in 2015 and 2016. He received a prestigious Volunteer of the Year award from the New York Society of Security Analysts in 2000. Prior to Argus, Chris spent 16 years at Bloomberg Financial Markets. He was the Director of Training and a Senior Researcher for Bloomberg’s research division before joining the new Bloomberg magazine as Technical Studies Editor in 1993. He rose to Executive Markets Editor of the publishing group. Chris co-authored the book “Investing in Small-Cap Stocks,” which was published in three U.S. editions, an audio book, and two Chinese editions. Chris earned an MBA from Rutgers University. He is a CFA charterholder.